BofA mortgage claim sets spectacular precedent

Bank of America may be close to paying $8.5bn to end the putback dispute that it is involved in with a group of 22 institutional investors including BlackRock, Pimco, MetLife and the Federal Reserve of New York.

  • 29 Jun 2011

The bank paid Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac $3bn in putback claims in January, followed by a $1.1bn claim to Assured Guaranty in April.

Most of the claims related to mortgages originated by Countrywide Financial, which BofA bought in January 2008. The investors have argued that Countrywide failed to follow underwriting guidelines, ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 10,985.14 63 5.35%
2 LBBW 10,256.88 67 4.99%
3 UniCredit 10,159.00 75 4.95%
4 Natixis 9,893.81 52 4.82%
5 Commerzbank Group 9,551.18 59 4.65%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 74,770.87 312 6.39%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 72,338.42 269 6.18%
3 Citi 70,910.44 355 6.06%
4 Goldman Sachs 66,011.45 527 5.64%
5 HSBC 61,852.74 281 5.28%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 61,481.52 218 10.98%
2 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 60,418.81 221 10.79%
3 Citi 55,960.76 265 10.00%
4 Goldman Sachs 49,875.99 465 8.91%
5 Morgan Stanley 47,360.46 261 8.46%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Natixis 7,282.04 27 7.38%
2 Commerzbank Group 5,647.34 22 5.73%
3 LBBW 5,565.43 23 5.64%
4 SG Corporate & Investment Banking 5,470.19 24 5.55%
5 UniCredit 5,468.87 22 5.55%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 HSBC 7,022.22 19 12.67%
2 Barclays 4,473.11 17 8.07%
3 Credit Suisse 4,278.10 14 7.72%
4 BNP Paribas 3,870.91 17 6.98%
5 UBS 3,864.55 18 6.97%